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‘The Situation’ dazzles Westborough

Westborough – Julio's Liquors in Westborough on a normal Friday evening is always busy. But on Friday evening, Sept. 21 it was extremely busy, thanks to the arrival of one young celebrity, Michael "The Situation" Sorrentino and an estimated 900 of his fans

Shrewsbury boards discuss budgets

Shrewsbury - The current fiscal year (FY) is closing well, but FY 2012 and FY 2013 hold uncertainty for Shrewsbury officials.

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Westborough - In 1979, Mark Silverman was a student at Northeastern University and what began as a means to earn money during college has become a successful business for 31 years.

Fund-raiser planned to help Westborough's Gingras family

Westborough - Often, when senseless tragedies occur in life, people are left to ask why bad things happen to good people.

Three vie to be next Marlborough mayor

Marlborough - Two political newcomers and a veteran politician are actively campaigning, and going door-to-door discussing issues with Marlborough residents, hoping to win their votes in the Tuesday, Oct. 4 primary election for mayor. City Council President Arthur Vigeant; Matthew Jones, a local attorney; and Jim Mosso, owner of an online news source, are vying for the office

Massachusetts Library Services now centralized in Marlborough

Marlborough - In July of 2010, budget cuts hit the state libraries hard and the six regional library services were restructured. The Massachusetts Library System (MLS) was charged with cutting costs, consolidating services and moving its headquarters to Marlborough, with an additional office in the western Mass. town of Whately.

Hudson selectmen approve licenses for businesses

Hudson - The Board of Selectmen approved the expenditure of $360,000, approved five business licenses and discussed matters related to infrastructure and mutual aid at its Sept. 12 meeting.

EDC hopes to use GIS maps to market to businesses

Westborough - The Economic Development Committee (EDC) hopes to use the town's existing interactive assessors maps in an effort to further market the town to potential businesses. The committee discussed this issue, as well as several other marketing strategies at its Sept. 6 meeting.

Group helps young people be own advocates

Westborough - Cancer can strike anyone - even young athletes in their prime, such as Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester, former Boston Bruins forward Phil Kessel, champion bicyclist Lance Armstrong and the late Greg Montalbano, a Westborough resident who was a star pitcher for St. John's High School and the Worcester Tornadoes.

Northborough's selectmen praise town workers for storm cleanup

Northborough -- The Board of Selectmen praised the town's police, fire and Department of Public Works employees at the board's Sept. 12 meeting for their work in restoring the town to working order following damage caused by Tropical Storm Irene.